Current Activation Level: ENHANCED WATCH

Previously SLCoEM activated to a Level II from March 6, 2020, to September 2021 due to COVID-19

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Vaccination Information

COVID-19 Vaccines

Salt Lake County Health Department’s Immunization Clinics provide FREE COVID-19 vaccines. Walk-ins are welcome; to decrease your wait time, you may also make an appointment by calling 385-468-SHOT (7468). For current hours, visit


All Utahns ages 12 and older can get the vaccine.

Every Utahn who is able should choose to get vaccinated for COVID-19. If as many people as possible get vaccinated and we continue to follow health recommendations, we will win this fight against this virus.

If you are 12 to 17 years old, you can only receive the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. Visit to find a location that offers the Pfizer vaccine.

Booster Dose Recommendations

Booster dose recommended for the following people at highest risk of severe COVID-19; only applies to people who got Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) vaccine at least 6 months ago (March 2021):

  • people who are 65 or older, and
  • people who live in a long-term care facility, and
  • people 18 and older with underlying medical conditions that put them at high risk for severe illness from COVID-19, and
  • people who live or work in a setting that puts them at a higher risk of exposure to COVID-19, such as healthcare workers and teachers.

Protect Yourself & Others

Physical Distancing

Between household groups where feasible, even at social gatherings

Wash Hands Often

Stay Home When Sick


Masks are recommended for crowded, indoor spaces where physical distancing is not possible.

Businesses may post signage listing COVID-19 symptoms and face mask of physical distancing requirements.

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Social Gatherings

Such as family dinner, get togethers with friends, book club

Recommendation: Practice physical distancing and wearing a mask unless you are outdoors, by yourself or with members of your same household.

If you are fully vaccinated, follow guidance here.

K-12 School Recommendations

Our goal is to keep children healthy while attending school in-person. Learn more

Higher Education
Refer to USHE/individual university/college reopening plans